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Obituary for Danielle "Dani" Cortes

March 6, 1990 – March 18, 2024
Cornwall-On-Hudson, NY

Danielle R. Cortes, of Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY entered eternal rest on March 18, 2024, due to severe complications from the flu. She was 34 years old.

The daughter of Rogers Cortes and Marie McCabe was born on March 6, 1990, in Middletown, NY. She graduated from Cornwall High School and attended Purchase and Rockland Community College. She recently applied to the Rockland Community college Physical Therapist Assistant program.

Dani worked as a Shift Lead at Walgreens, Vails Gate, NY where she was a highly valued member of the team. Dani loved her family and friends with a passion. She loved going to the beach, playing games, holiday get togethers and had a soft spot for animals. Everyone who knew Dani knows that she was beautiful inside and out, smart, always smiling, and happy to help everyone she knew. Whenever Dani entered a room, her smile would make you feel warm and happy.

Dani will be sorely missed by her sister Nicole (Niki). They were very close and supported each other in every aspect of their lives. She will also be greatly missed by her cousins Augie, Damien and Nika, who were more like siblings.

Dani was preceded in death by her father, Rogers Cortes; her maternal grandparents, Stephen and Rose McCabe; her fraternal grandparents, Rogers and Mary Cortes; her aunt Karen Rosa.

Dani is survived by her mother Marie McCabe; her loving sister, Nicole Cortes. She is also survived by her uncles and aunts; John Cortes and Sandra Martinez, Leslie Cortes, George and Donna Cortes, Stephen and Nancy McCabe, Sally and Edward Behrens, Chris Cortes, Mary Cortes, Patricia Cortes and Richard Rosa; many cousins and a host of family and friends.

Funeral services will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 23, 2024 at Quigley-Sullivan Funeral Home Inc., 337 Hudson Street, Cornwall on Hudson, NY 12520.

Memorial Contributions in Danielle’s name may be made to the Hudson Valley SPCA, PO Box 356, Vails Gate, NY 12584.

Arrangements are entrusted to Quigley-Sullivan Funeral Home, Inc.; to send condolences or to get directions to the funeral home, please go to